Open Daily:  9am-7pm

We have reopened at our new location, just north of where we used to be! The new address is 15051 Frank Jarrell Rd.

Please be patient and understanding, as everything is not complete yet, but the crew is working hard every day to add new things. A few of the animals have not joined us yet, but everything else is running and available for you to enjoy during your visit.

What’s Happening at the Showcase of Citrus

Check out our entertainment schedule, seasonal events, activities, and recent news below.

SCOC vintage Florida sign

Live Entertainment Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all live entertainment takes place in our open-air pavilion. The pavilion is the perfect place to spend an afternoon with the new playground nearby, an outdoor bar, and plenty of picnic table seating. Feel free to bring your own chair for lawn seating. There is no admission charge.

Saturday, December 10th:
Bluewave Band, 2pm

Sunday, December 11th:
Music with Mark Houghton, 1pm

Sunday, December 25th, Christmas Day:
Saxophonist Jay Guess, 1pm

Sunday, January 8th:
Music with Mark Houghton, 1pm

Live Entertainer on Guitar

Enjoy our happy hour!

*Entertainment is subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control, such as inclement weather. If you are a musical performer looking to practice in front of a live audience without a fee, contact us for details and scheduling!

Live Band

Events and News

Santa at Showcase of Citrus

Santa at the Showcase of Citrus

Storytime and Cookies with Santa
Dec 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, and 22
11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 1:00, and 1:30

Bring your Christmas list! Limit of 10 children per session. $20 per child, 50% due upon reservation.

Reservations are required by calling or at emailing us at (352) 394-4377 or


Pictures with Santa
Only Thursdays-Sundays through December 24th

Share your Christmas list and visit with Santa! Bring your own camera to take pictures with Santa. $5 per person or pet. No reservations required.


Chips and Citrus Salsa

Latin Festival

December 18th, 1-5pm
January 29th, 1-5pm

Join us on a special Sunday every month in our open-air pavilion for an afternoon of Latin music, drink specials, good food, and great fun!

Medalla buckets of 5 bottles are just $12.50!

No outside food or drink allowed. Food trucks will be on property. Free event, free parking.

Holiday Hoedown 2020

U-Pick Season Begins!

November 15th, 2022

Today, u-pick season has begun with lemons and tangerines as the first fruits ready for picking. Fruits are available to pick from our grove and to buy in the Old Time Country Store. The season depends on mother nature, but typically lasts until sometime in May. You can learn more about U-Pick by visiting this page. Follow us on Facebook or sign-up for our emails to stay upated on which fruits are available for picking throughout the season.

Baby Zebra

Baby News!

April 20th, 2022 – Our zebras, Barcode and Scanner, had a baby! We are all excited for our newest addition to the farm family, and the baby’s name is Receipt.

May 20th, 2022 – A baby bison has joined the family! The Bison family live in the paddock with the Zebra family, and typically stay on the west and north sides.

Baby Bison

Don’t miss these activities, available every day!

Take a Monster Truck Tour

Pick Your Own Citrus (November-May)

Shop at the Old Time Country Store for Souvenirs or Something to Eat

Mine for Treasures

Visit and Feed the Farm Animals